Perry Street Preparatory Pcs
Perry Street Preparatory Pcs serves 446 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Perry Street Preparatory Pcs placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 87% (majority Black).
- School Type: Charter School
- Grades: Prekindergarten-8
- Students: 446 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
- Minority Enrollment: 99%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in DC
- Math Proficiency: 10-14% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 30-34% (Top 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education
Perry Street Preparatory Pcs's student population of 446 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 566% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Perry Street Preparatory Pcs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 212 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Perry Street Preparatory Pcs is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#118 out of 212 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
View the Perry Street Preparatory Pcs yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:
PSP First Day of School (Events)
August 29, 2022 (Monday)
No School - Thanksgiving Break (Events)
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
No School - Spring Break (Events)
April 17, 2023 (Monday)
PSP Last Day of School (Events)
June 22, 2023 (Thursday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), DC Dept. of Education
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